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Mark Lopez

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Executive director of East Yard Communities for Environmental Justice, a nonprofit organization that represents 700 residents living in communities connecting the Port of LA and East LA railyards

Mark Lopez on KCRW

The Los Angeles River in downtown is getting new bridges and parks. But with the greening of the river may come “green gentrification.”

Bridges and Walls: LA River, part 2

The Los Angeles River in downtown is getting new bridges and parks. But with the greening of the river may come “green gentrification.”

from Design and Architecture

Ten years ago, the Port of Los Angeles signed a court-ordered agreement to  reduce air pollution  at a massive new terminal.

The Port of Los Angeles' Pollution Problem

Ten years ago, the Port of Los Angeles signed a court-ordered agreement to reduce air pollution  at a massive new terminal.

from Which Way, L.A.?

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The nations is divided – are supervised injection facilities illegal and only serve to promote illicit drug use, or are they a step toward harm reduction as they save lives?

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Hunter Drohojowska-Philp visits a survey at CSUN and at Edward Cella’s Gallery.

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Tosh Berman’s memoir,  Tosh: Growing Up in Wallace Berman’s World , is a depiction of culture brought into Los Angeles from the rest of the world: reinvented to be here.

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As Hollywood awards season revs up, the LA art scene is also in full throttle.

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California researchers weren't satisfied with how meteorologists explained weather events such as heavy rains, so they created five categories from "weak" to "exceptional."

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When ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ showrunner dream hampton was conducting interviews with women who had been in the thrall of the infamous singer-songwriter, she had to choose her words.

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Gov. Gavin Newsom is pumping the brakes on California’s high speed rail project. Or is he?

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Two Democrats have announced their candidacy to face off against the OC conservative lion.

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